Nov 22, 2012 1:40am PST
in pacific northwest. seattle and portland will be drying out. seattle and dallas, though, you could see a few showers. >> temperatures on the east coast are well above normal. that is great news. atlanta near 60. minneapolis will start off very warm and plunge to the 20s by tonight. honolulu, you lucky folks, you guys will be at about 80 degrees. not bad at all. >> eating turkey in flip-flops. >>> speaking of turkey, keep manage with the long lasting white house tradition, president obama made sure two birds avoided the thanksgiving table. >> the president was joined by his daughters, sasha and malia as he pardoned the gobbler. the president joked that life is all about second chances. the first family spent the holiday at the white house. >>> and, of course, once that dinner is done and the mandatory naps take place, there is some shopping to do. the great american tradition of black friday when folks run over each other to grab those discounted electronics, well, there is a new tradition this year. yeah, believe it or not, they're calling this grey thursday. so major retailers are try
Nov 22, 2012 6:00am PST
million for the charity. the campaign kicks off during the halftime show during the match-up of the dallas cowboys and the washington redskins with a little bit of help from country music star kenny chesney. earlier i spoke with kenny, jerry jones and the head of the salvation army, commissioner william roberts. well, good morning all you guys. it is so good to see you. and, of course, all the fans are coming out to see you, kenny, so give us a preview of what to see at halftime. what surprises do you have in store? >> i don't know how many surprises we'll have. we are going to play music. i'm excited about the first halftime show, this is the first i've done in my life. it is for the best cause i could ever do it for. being a part of the dallas cowboys and the salvation army and the red kettle campaign is an unbelievably great tradition in our country. and for them to ask me to be a part of it is a big thrill. and the idea of us kicking off the holiday season and being able to help a lot of people through music is something i have been looking really forward to and honored to do. >> that'
Nov 22, 2012 4:00am PST
. this whole region, kansas city even into dallas, temperatures are 10 to 20 degrees above normal. so a nice, warm thanksgiving. before you know it, it will be december. we'll be talking about much different weather. enjoy it while you can. >> christmas trees abound, i've noticed. it's time. this year has flown by. but that's another story. bonnie, thank you so much. >> sure. >> still ahead on "starting point," the lines, they are already forming. >> oh, boy. >> oh, boy, oh, boy. is it really the day for the best, best deals? black friday, fact or fiction? >>> also new york city helping some victims of sandy give thanks. to staten island where more relief is on the way. you're watching "starting point." how does this thing work? oh, i like it! [ garth ] sven's small business earns 2% cash back on every purchase, every day! woo-hoo!!! so that's ten security gators, right? put them on my spark card! why settle for less? testing hot tar... great businesses deserve the most rewards! [ male announcer ] the spark business card from capital one. choose unlimited rewards with 2% cash back or double